Canada Mining News

Mining firms from China to Canada watch as Greenland holds election

China already actively seeking opportunities.

Canadian miner eyes New Zealand’s gold

Full Metal Minerals wants to buy the Puhipuhi Gold Project.

Mining firms from China to Canada watch as Greenland holds election

Chinese interest in Greenland comes after Beijing expressed ambitions to form a "Polar Silk Road" by developing shipping lanes opened up by global warming.

Nevada gold mine grows production by 130%

The Pan Mine generated 8,695 ounces of gold during the second fiscal quarter.

Canadian miner sees future in graphite

Eagle Plains has acquired the 711-hectare Slocan Graphite Project in B.C.

Canada’s Copper Mountain grabs Altona Mining in $72-million deal

Merger creates a mid-sized copper miner, with an expected annual production of about 73,000 tonnes of the metal.

Labrador Iron Ore says workers reject IOC labor agreement

Shares of Labrador Iron Ore, which has a 15 percent stake in the company, fell 5 percent.

Embattled Acacia Mining keeps losing money due to Tanzania tax row

Revenue in the first quarter slumped almost 50% due mainly to reduced operations at its flagship Bulyanhulu gold mine.

Ground-breaking international conference ‘Resources for Future Generations’ to be held in Vancouver, BC

RFG2018 will examine three critical resources – energy, minerals and water – in the context of the Earth, environment, and society.

Diamonds are a Canadian miner's best friends in Finland

Arctic Star reports positive results from The Timantti Diamond project.

Developer of lithium project in Canada placed in trading halt in Australia

Sayona is expected to make an announcement regarding the capital it needs to raise to complete a definitive feasibility study for the Authier Lithium Project.

Argentinian secretaries to jail for Veladero spill

The officials are accused of abuse of power in the case of the 2015 cyanide spill at Barrick Gold's Veladero mine.

Shares in lithium developer pop on $150m streaming deal

Nemaska Lithium agreement with private equity giant Orion Mine Finance comes a week after $100B Japanese technology fund bought a stake in Quebec-based firm.

Lucara recovers 472 carat diamond, third largest ever for Karowe

Recovered from the Karowe Diamond Mine located in Botswana.

Labour conflict at Torex mine in Mexico cools off

Los Mineros Union, led by expat in Vancouver Napoleón Gómez Urrutia, had been fighting since November 2017, to be the legally constituted union at the ELG Mine Complex.

Pretium shares rocket 19%

Production ramp up at high-grade Brucejack mine in BC back on track.

Canada’s new player in Brazil gets to work

A diamond drilling campaign is about to start at the Salobro Zinc Project.

Copper supply crunch earlier than predicted — experts

Copper production will peak in the second half of 2019, making a growing supply deficit much more real.

Canadian miner A-OK despite U.S. sanctions against Russian companies

Despite analysts predicting that sanctions against Oleg Deripaska may cause a turmoil in the mining world, Kinross made an effort today to stand clear from such possibility.

Gran Colombia's output grows by 35%

During the first quarter of 2018, output reached 52,672 ounces.

Resource developer discovers 'more gold in the bog'

The findings also reveal "encouraging high grades" and confirm the presence of gold mineralization.

Rio Tinto stands to win from Rusal sanctions

US consumers to lose.

Dominican province demands 5% of Barrick’s royalty payments

Residents say the federal government is not fulfilling its commitment to the city.

Canadian miner sells cobalt assets in Ontario

The claims are located in the Cobalt-Gowganda mining district.

World's largest ever tech fund enters lithium race

Softbank $100 billion fund buys into Canadian lithium miner in first deal of its kind as race to secure electric vehicle battery raw materials heats up.